(Bird with red berries)

by Qavavau Manumie

The bird in flight, framed by red berries, shows the vibrancy of flora and fauna in Nunavut.

50.8 x 66.2cm
graphite on paper

Qavavau Manumie (1958-  )
Qavavau was born in Brandon, Manitoba in 1958. He returned to Kinngait (Cape Dorset) as a very young child and has lived there since. For several years Qavavau has worked for the Kinngait Studios as a printmaker - in the lithography and more recently in the stonecut studio. He is an accomplished and precise printmaker.